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- n. Someone who throws.
- n. Something that throws.
- n. One who throws or twists silk; a throwster.
- n. One who shapes vessels on a throwing engine.
- n. A bowler who illegally throws the ball instead of bowling it.
- n. The pitcher.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who throws. Specifically: (a) One who throws or twists silk; a throwster. (b) One who shapes vessels on a throwing engine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who or that which throws.
- n. A turner. See throw, n., 1.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a person who twists silk or rayon filaments into a thread or yarn
- n. someone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm)
- n. a craftsman who shapes pottery on a potter's wheel and bakes them it a kiln
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If they catch the ball, the thrower is out, and, in some leagues, the catcher's teammate comes back in the game.
As the head of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, he has a responsibility to help craft an acceptable plan that can pass Congress ... not just be a bomb thrower from the LEFT.
Although barely five-feet-five inches, Bucky is a superlative javelin thrower, weight-lifter and all-around athlete as well as a good-hearted, upstanding young man who wants nothing more than to inculcate decency in his charges.
To clarify: all one needs to make a flame-thrower is a can of hairspray and a cigarette lighter.
But when it comes to making a difference, and not just prancing around pretending to be wise, one good bomb-thrower is better than forty wimps.
Lemme guess … his flame thrower is his pipi del fuego.
Seriously, the election isn't about how you feel about some third-rate bomb-thrower from the sixties or how the ossified nitwits at Commentary feel about you. res ipsa loqui …
The shoe thrower is probably in some former Soviet block country being tortured right now!
He also was a conference champion javelin thrower and is a member of Florida A&M's athletic Hall of Fame.
There was a Greek javelin thrower who had suffered severe burns to his throwing hand and could no longer compete.